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Kanji Detail for 臨 - "to face, to confront, to attend, to be present"

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    臨 means "to face, to confront, to attend, to be present."

    1. To face - To face a situation or person directly, to confront.

    2. To view - To look down from a high place, to observe.

    3. To visit - To go to a place, especially when a high-ranking person does so.

    4. To rule - To govern, to have authority over.

    5. To capture - To take a picture of something exactly as it appears.

    6. To mourn - To express grief, especially during a funeral ceremony.

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